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Capital City Grill Downtown

100 Lafayette St, Baton Rouge, LA 70801-1201
+1 225-381-8140
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good42%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Cajun & Creole, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
100 Lafayette St, Baton Rouge, LA 70801-1201
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Was looking for something tasty within walking distance from my hotel downtown, and ended up here. My gosh, the food was incredible. I had a crawfish omelet and a mimosa (when in Rome, LOL). This was my first food in Baton Rouge, and I could...More

Thank Molly43130
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ordered three appetizers; chips and salsa, crab cakes, boudin balls. Salsa lacking zip but plenty of veggies. Spinach dip satisfying. Crab cakes good. Boudin balls bland. None of them stood out and said order me again next time. Sunday afternoon. Very noisy atmosphere - poor...More

Thank terrysn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well we flew into New Orleans and drove to Baton Rogue. We arrived around two o'clock. After getting unpacked and resting we were looking for some place to get a early dinner. Tried two places that said not serving food until 5. Told that Capital...More

Thank Bandaidfam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this place! Food was excellent, service was excellent, and we got our food in no time! Would definitely eat here again! It's also close to Louisiana Art and Science Museum and the USS Kidd.

Thank Misty T
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I recently had dinner with my husband and friends at this location. The food was delicious. Our entire party was pleased with their dinner. I had the banger shrimp appetizer and the shrimp and grits entree. Our waiter was attentive and professional, yet friendly. The...More

Thank Fanci411
Reviewed 3 September 2017

While staying in Baton Rouge do not miss out on a very nice Cajun meal at Capital City Grill located downtown. A fairly busy weekend for downtown with the College Football season starting, but was able to find a very comfortable and enjoyable spot for...More

Thank oasvette
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

My work group had an unexpected layover in Baton Rogue. We arrived with a party of 10 for dinner. The hostess was able to immediately seat us. I had the fish and tails. This was compromised of cheese grits with a catfish filet on top...More

Thank Outbackrunner
Reviewed 25 August 2017

I asked for a house chardonnay and our server deceptively tried to sell me a glass that was much more expensive. After asking about the price, it was way more expensive than other wines and I told him I felt he was being deceptive. When...More

Thank kurteg
Reviewed 19 July 2017

The menu here is somewhat limited, but the salmon (basically the only thing that appealed to me) was very good. The hush puppies and the bread pudding were both excellent. Service was good, but reservations would have been a good idea on Friday night (they...More

Thank Jerome B
Reviewed 7 July 2017

When Capital City Grill opened in downtown Baton Rouge several years ago, we were among its first fans. The décor was varied and urbane, appropriate for a romantic dinner, family meal, or solitary snack. The staff was friendly and professional. The menu offered classic southern...More

Thank AlfredEileen
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Nearby Attractions
USS Kidd
490 reviews
.44 km away
Louisiana's Old State Capitol
508 reviews
.14 km away
Louisiana State Capitol
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1.03 km away
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.72 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Lafayette St, Baton Rouge, LA 70801-1201
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
  • Phone Number: +1 225-381-8140
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